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The 2017 Congress of AIM will take place in the beautiful setting of Syracuse, Sicily from May 31 to June 3, 2017. Topics will include innovations in diagnostic technologies, therapies, disease registries, biobanks, physical activity and muscle diseases and muscle aging; collaborative scientific projects, relations between myology reference centers, institutions and patient organizations will also be discussed. Details for the registration to the Congress, hotel booking and the preliminary program are available on the website of AIM

On the AIM website it is possible to consult the more recent guidelines in neuromuscular diseases management and a list of the upcoming scientific events sponsored by the Association.


During the Gala dinner of the 13th Congress of the Mediterranean Society of Myology the 2018 Gaetano Conte Prizes will be assigned for basic and clinical research.


The 13th Congress of the Mediterranean Society of Myology will be held in Turkey in 2018, organised by Prof. Haluk Topaloglu. The symposium was in the traditional two-days MSM format with  selected topics.


The 22nd International WMS Congress will be held in Saint Malo, France from 3 to 7 October 2017. The symposium will be held in the traditional format with 3 selected topics

1. Excitation-contraction coupling: basic aspects and related disorders

2. Extra-muscular manifestations in NMD

3. Advances in the treatment of neuromuscular disorders

Contributions will also be welcome on new advances across the neuromuscular field.

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